Disabilities Resource Materials
for disabled in the workplace.
Disability-Specific Web Sites-Directory of specific websites according to disability. EXCELLENT SITE!
Lift,Inc.-A non-profit organization that identifies, trains, and hires computer professionals who have disabilities. Lists client companies.
Melmark-A non-profit campus and community-based provider of residential, educational, therapeutic, and recreational services for people with mental retardation and physical disabilities.
Camp Barnabas-A Christian camp for teens with medical, physical, or developmental disabilities. Located in Purdy, MO.
Legislation-A range of sites on disability legislation. Includes visual, hearing, learning, physical handicaps, and technology.
Our- Kids-Includes an e-mail list of supporters of kids with disabilities. Also includes summaries from parents about their child’s handicap. Can communicate with other parents and providers
NCIP (National Center to Improve Practice in Special Education Through Technology, Media, and materials)-A library of video, instruction, and technology. Promotes the use of media and technology to reach students with physical, cognitive, and emotional disabilities.
Parents helping parents. Parent information exchange and support. Based in Santa Clara,CA but has a lot of valuable info.
Disability advocates and consultants of South Texas-Dedicated to providing information to individuals with disabilities, their families, their friends and their service providers.
Exceptional Parent-Information exchange between parents of children/young adults with disabilities. Products and Services Directory.
Parent Soup: The Council for Exceptional Children- An international professional organization dedicated to improving educational outcomes for children with exceptionalities.
Texas Elk’s Children’s Services. Multi-disability diagnostic evaluations, summer camps for disabled children.
Outdoor Resources for people with Disabilities-Links to recreational sites for people with disabilities. Includes skiing, diving, and sailing
National Sports Center for the Disabled-Provides outdoor recreation for children and adults with disabilities.
Disability Travel and Recreational Resources-Information for disabled travelers; cruises, camps, and resources.
Sports and Recreation-Resources for the disabled in sports.
Disability Sports, Recreation and Leisure-The On-Line Connection's goal is to provide a current and comprehensive directory of resources for the disabled community.
Financing for Positive Living-Finances For Positive Living work hard so the remaining priceless days of life may be spent free of financial worry.
Census Bureau Data on Disability
Grants and Loans for the Disabled
Public Law 94-142-The Education of All Handicapped Children Act, 1975
Resources For the Blind
American Council of the Blind-Welcome to
the web site for the American Council of the Blind. This service provides
general information about the Council, including recent issues of our monthly
publication, The Braille Forum.
Texas Commission for the Blind-Work in partnership with Texans who are blind or visually impaired to reach their goals.
BRL, Inc.-specialize in products that aid the disabled in educational, vocational and recreational pursuits.
Overbrook School for the Blind-The Overbrook School for the Blind was founded in 1832 our mission has been to provide all our students, according to their individual needs, with the skills that will give them the greatest opportunity to experience active and fulfilling lives.
The Low Vision Gateway-Your starting point to access the low vision resources of the world
Resources for Parents & Teachers of Blind Kids- Resources on computers& technology for the blind.
Resources in Other Cities, Nat. Organizations, & International Links-Resources in Other Cities, National Organizations, & International Links Resources in Other Cities Members of the National Council of Private Agencies for the Blind
Blind Children's Center -About the Blind Children's Center Gifts that Last a Lifetime Infant
Program Educational Preschool Social Services Additional Information Blind Children's Center
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired - Home Page-A Center for Educational
Services for All Blind and Visually Impaired Students in Texas.
The American Society for Deaf Children-An
organization of families that advocates for deaf or hard of hearing children’s
total quality and participation in education, family, and community.
Hear In Dallas Inc.-Professional services for hearing enhancement and aural rehabilitation. Dallas, TX
Speech Impaired /Disorders-Directory of multiple resources and sites for the speech impaired
Deaf: World Web-News, encyclopedia, chat rooms, kids sites, advice about products and services.
National Organization on Deafness and other communication Disorders.
Oral Deaf Education. Provides free copies of informative videos.